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Hands on experience

Hands on experience

May 17, 2018

Noah Costa ’18 is a true “Man for Others.” Many Jesuit High School students study, play sports, do their homework, and then play video games or hang out with friends. Noah does all these things, but he also does something special that sets hi...

Johnathan Ahern '18 Pictured with little brothers Trey Jacobi '21 & Donovan Jasper '21

Early Connections

May 17, 2018

Jesuit High School’s Big Brother Program matches incoming Seniors and incoming Freshman with the hope that Big Brothers will help Freshman adjust to high school life. Typically, Seniors simply serve as a guide for the first few weeks of the school ...

Why not try out?

Why not try out?

May 17, 2018

Donovan McGuire ’18 earned the lead role of Willy Wonka in this year’s Spring Musical. This is a tremendous accomplishment in itself considering it was his first drama attempt. Prior to the Spring Musical, Donovan had little to no experience in acting. His inv...

Casey Honaker '18 working in the board for Jesuit Drama

Behind the scenes, literally

May 17, 2018

As actors light up the stage during each Black Box Theater production at Jesuit High School, Casey Honaker ’18 works hard to ensure that the lights and sound run smoothly for the show. Though behind the scenes, his help is crucial for the livelihood o...

Heart of gold

Heart of gold

May 17, 2018

If you consider yourself to be socially active on the Jesuit High School campus, then you’ve probably met, or at least heard of, Sam Schwartz ’18. He is quite active within the Jesuit community as the current student body Vice President and plays f...

Walking the gauntlet

Walking the gauntlet

May 17, 2018

College admissions are brutal. Compared to our parents’ experiences, we seem to work so much harder—passing all our regular, honors, and AP classes; taking the ACTs and SATs; listing, visiting, and applying to our potential colleges—and, after ...

Mojo in the making

Mojo in the making

April 24, 2018

The Igloo lunch boxes, the Sperry’s, the khaki shorts, and the Ralph Lauren Polos are all things that have been associated with today’s Jesuit High School. But many have pondered the following question: what makes Jesuit so legendary? Some would argue ...

Membean Master

Membean Master

April 24, 2018

You might find Membean tedious. You might detest having to remember your minutes before the due date arrives. You might lament the app’s six levels, the laborious steps that remind you how many words you don’t know and how many more you still have t...

Team behind the team

Team behind the team

April 24, 2018

All Jesuit High School students know of the Varsity Basketball Team. They’ve heard of the players, especially standouts like Jake Virga ’18, Elias King ’18, and Isa Silva ’21. However, there’s a group of students whose impact on the team goes n...

Teaching proactivity over complacency

Liam Lawless Roberts '18, Sports Editor

April 24, 2018

Imagine the scene: you are in a classroom, taking notes like any good student, yet the concepts being taught differ greatly from other classes. The teacher poses questions about society and human behavior. This course, titled Holocaust, is perhaps one of the most unique offerings at Jesuit High School. Holocaust is a Senior class taught by Mrs. Friedman since its inception in 2001. Her hopes are to shed light on an ugly part of history in a way that teaches students h...

Serving Student Life

Serving Student Life

April 24, 2018

Alumni like Mr. Mike Barnes ’81 have invested themselves in Jesuit High School student life for many decades. Mr. Barnes, a former cheerleader and member of the Executive council, is still involved in the Jesuit community nearly forty years later, as a ...

Making an Impact

Making an Impact

April 17, 2018

This year, Mr. Jeffrey Gans joined Jesuit High School’s staff as a member of the English Department. Mr. Gans moved to Sacramento from Seattle, Washington to accompany his fiancé. He now offers Jesuit his skills as a Freshman and Junior English teach...